“Are you going, Aunt?” “Are you going, Cousin?” “Are you going, Yasa?” Half a dozen little voices called out to me from the schoolhouse, as little heads pressed and pushed to get up higher than the others or closer to the window. Their teacher didn’t call them back. “Yes, I’m going.” I answered. “Oh, that’s […]
“Because a great door for effective work has opened to me, and there are many who oppose me.” 1 Corinthians 16:9 Paul continued on working in Ephesus because he saw a great door of opportunity open for him. The fact that there were difficulties standing in his way did not negate the presence of an […]
Cultural obstacles are formidable barriers, yet the Word of God is powerful to transform the mind of man and teach him God’s way. We know that. We experience that in our own life, when God’s Word cuts to the heart of our own American cultural barriers and shows us how much higher His Way is […]
“Even though I grew up a missionary’s kid, I wasn’t really interested in being a missionary myself until I discovered Christ’s life-transforming power in my own life. When Romans 6 revealed to me the freedom I have to live for Him instead of being a slave to sin, I wanted to share that freedom with those whom I saw around me who were growing up in captivity. I began to see it as my responsibility to obey Christ in carrying ...